[Mailman-Users] use of name "mailman"

John Viega John at list.org
Mon Feb 22 23:55:39 CET 1999

Despite any arguments anyone might make regardless of their strength
of weakness, the name of this software won't be changing.


On Mon, Feb 22, 1999 at 02:46:55PM -0800, James Strickland wrote:
> FWIW, IMHO there are problems with using "man" to somehow, magically, mean
> "person".  I don't suppose you've ever heard of kids who don't believe
> it's possible for a woman to be a firefighter or a letter carrier? I have. 
> If you believe it's ok for our kids to grow up with such prejudices, then
> you, in the words of the other objector, have your head on wrong. 
> --
> James Strickland
> Ever heard of someone shovelling personure in Personitoba?
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